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The Resource Starved for science : how biotechnology is being kept out of Africa, Robert Paarlberg ; [with a foreword by Norman E. Borlaug and Jimmy Carter]

Starved for science : how biotechnology is being kept out of Africa, Robert Paarlberg ; [with a foreword by Norman E. Borlaug and Jimmy Carter]

Label
Starved for science : how biotechnology is being kept out of Africa
Title
Starved for science
Title remainder
how biotechnology is being kept out of Africa
Statement of responsibility
Robert Paarlberg ; [with a foreword by Norman E. Borlaug and Jimmy Carter]
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Paarlberg, Robert L
Dewey number
630.96
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
S494.5.B563
LC item number
P33 2008
Literary form
non fiction
NAL call number
S494.5.B563
NAL item number
P33 2008
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Agricultural biotechnology
  • Crops
  • Agriculture and state
Label
Starved for science : how biotechnology is being kept out of Africa, Robert Paarlberg ; [with a foreword by Norman E. Borlaug and Jimmy Carter]
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 197-219) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Foreword / by Norman E. Borlaug and Jimmy Carter -- Preface -- Introduction : Why are Africans rejecting biotechnology? -- Why rich countries dislike agricultural GMOs -- Downgrading agricultural science in rich countries -- Withdrawing support for agricultural science in Africa -- Keeping genetically engineered crops out of Africa -- Drought-tolerant crops : only for the rich? -- Conclusion : an imperialism of rich tastes
Control code
176986120
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
xv, 235 pages
Isbn
9780674029736
Isbn Type
(cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
2007045745
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)176986120
Label
Starved for science : how biotechnology is being kept out of Africa, Robert Paarlberg ; [with a foreword by Norman E. Borlaug and Jimmy Carter]
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 197-219) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Foreword / by Norman E. Borlaug and Jimmy Carter -- Preface -- Introduction : Why are Africans rejecting biotechnology? -- Why rich countries dislike agricultural GMOs -- Downgrading agricultural science in rich countries -- Withdrawing support for agricultural science in Africa -- Keeping genetically engineered crops out of Africa -- Drought-tolerant crops : only for the rich? -- Conclusion : an imperialism of rich tastes
Control code
176986120
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
xv, 235 pages
Isbn
9780674029736
Isbn Type
(cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
2007045745
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)176986120

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